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Epicenter of the early morning Wednesday, March 13, 2019 earthquake.

Early morning 5.5 magnitude quake strikes Hawaii Island, no tsunami threat Wednesday (March 13)

A 5.5 magnitude earthquake occurred on Kilauea Volcano at 12:55 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2019. No tsunami is expected from this quake. According to the USGS ‘Did you feel it?’ website the quake was felt throughout Hawaii Island.

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Hawaii State Holidays for 2019-2020

Hawaii State Holidays for 2019-2020

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Moderate 5.7M earthquake strikes Hawaii Island Friday morning (May 4), no tsunami threat

A moderate earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 has struck the south flank of Kilauea volcano at 11:33 a.m. Friday (May 4). There is no tsunami threat. Numerous aftershocks are being felt throughout the island.

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Hawaii EMA bug

BALLISTIC MISSILE FALSE ALARM IN HAWAII

This is a Civil Defense Message. Please disregard message of nuclear attack. There is NO THREAT of Missile Launch at this time. I repeat, there is NO THREAT at this time.

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At 7:01 a.m. HST on Thursday, June 8, 2017 a 5.3 magnitude quake struck the south flank of Mauna Loa. USGS Graphic

Magnitude 5.3 quake jolts Hawaii Island Thursday morning, no tsunami threat

A moderate earthquake on the south flank of Kilauea occured at 7:01 a.m. HST with a magnitude of 5.3. There is no tsunami threat from this quake.

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At 12:23 p.m. Wednesday (Dec 16) a weak quake shook Hawaii Island.

Weak quake shakes Hawaii Island Wednesday (Dec 16)

A weak quake shook Hawaii Island at 12:23 p.m. Wednesday (Dec 16). No damage was reported from the temblor. It was reportedly widely felt throughout Hawaii Island, most strongly in Volcano, Puna and Hilo.

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Epicenter of 10:30 p.m. Friday, January 23, 2015 quake. Map courtesy of USGS.

Weak 3.8M quake shakes Big Island Friday night (Jan 23), no tsunami threat

A weak quake occured at 10:30 p.m. Friday, January 23, 2015 at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Preliminary magnitude is 3.8 for the quake. There is no tsunami threat from this event.

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Weak quake strikes Volcano area Friday night (Nov 14)

A weak quake struck on the Big Island at 9:06 p.m. Friday, November 14, 2014. Social media reports have people reportedly feeling the quake in Volcano, Mountain View, Hilo and Papaikou.

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State Capitol Building, Honolulu

Minimum wage bill moves forward in the Senate

The Senate Committee on Ways and Means today advanced an amended version of Senate Bill 2609, a measure that would incrementally increase Hawaii’s minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 by 2017. The changes to the measure reflect the committees desire to strike a balance between concerns from advocates on both sides of the issue to […]

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State Capitol Building, Honolulu

Hawaii House of Representatives pass over 200 bills to the Senate

The House today passed 83 bills that cover a broad range of issues on education, health care, social services, housing and homelessness, economic development, aging and senior care, space exploration, and climate change and the environment. The body now stands in recess and will reconvene to take action on additional measures up for third reading […]

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Weak 3.8M quake in Kona shakes Big Island Saturday night (Dec 7)

An earthquake was felt around the Big Island at about 10:27 p.m. Saturday (Dec 7). The temblor was felt in the Volcano area, Ka‘u, Kona and Waimea. Data from the U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.8 magnitude quake.

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No tsunami threat from earthquake off Waimanalo, Oahu

TSUNAMI SEISMIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 1035 AM HST MON JUL 29 2013 TO – CIVIL DEFENSE IN THE STATE OF HAWAII SUBJECT – LOCAL TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT THIS STATEMENT IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY. NO ACTION REQUIRED. AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS ORIGIN TIME […]

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Governor Abercrombie’s State of the State address for 2013

My friends, politics isn’t a hobby or a past time. At its center, politics is community, and we as office holders are obliged to address our efforts to the greater good of the larger community. At its heart, politics is about doing good and relieving suffering. If politics is done right, it is all about […]

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Time-lapse: The week in Hilo, Hawaii

Time-lapse movie looking over Hilo from the Lagoon Center towards Mauna Kea.

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